Definition of deck tennis in English:

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deck tennis

noun

A game in which a quoit of rope or rubber is tossed to and fro over a net, played especially on cruise ships.
Example sentences
  • They played shuffleboard, ping pong, deck tennis, and watched ship board ‘horse racing.’
  • Enjoy shuffleboard and deck tennis, or a refreshing swim in the pool.
  • Mary, who could not go long without physical activity, played shuttlecock and deck tennis, kitted out in a light dress with her sleeves rolled up.

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